Monthly Archives: August 2016

David Bruce: Dance Anecdotes

Dancer Agnes de Mille auditioned for impresario Billy Rose early in her career. She danced for hours in different costumes and wigs, she paid the accompanist and the dresser, and her effort was immense; however, no job offer materialized after … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Anecdotes About Alcohol

As a 13-year-old boy, Colin Powell attended a Catholic summer camp near Peekskill, New York. He and some other boys smuggled beer into the camp and hid it, but the beer was quickly discovered. At the camp meeting hall, the … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Anecdotes About People with Handicaps

In 1897, José Clemente Orozco was a 14-year-old boy living in Mexico City. Like other boys his age, he was curious about fireworks and gunpowder, and when he was alone one day, he experimented. Suddenly, the gunpowder exploded, blowing three … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Anecdotes About People with Handicaps

Geri Jewell is a hearing-impaired comedian (her major handicap is cerebral palsy), which can sometimes lead to misunderstandings. For example, once some fans called her name and followed her down a street, and they thought she was ignoring them. Instead, … Continue reading

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Dr. Michael Gregor: How Not To Die (YouTube)

Dr. Michael Gregor: How Not To Die (YouTube) The Role of Diet in Preventing, Arresting, and Reversing Our Top 15 Killers https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lXXXygDRyBU#t=4924 David Bruce has written lots of collections of anecdotes, plus other books. Take a look at the list … Continue reading

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Making a Pink Sateen Ball Gown, 1860’s Inspired, Part Four — Angela Clayton’s Costumery & Creations

Here it is, the final post about my lacy 19th century confection! If you haven’t already, definitely check out the first few posts about this project. They can be found here, here, and here. They will make this post a … Continue reading

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Brenda Kennedy: Forgetting the Past

Amazon https://www.amazon.com/Forgetting-Past-Forgotten-Trilogy-Book-ebook/dp/B01GQELEYY/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8#nav-subnav Apple https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/forgetting-the-past/id1121942332?mt=11 Barnes and Noble http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/forgetting-the-past-brenda-kennedy/1123892388;jsessionid=CA58E96EB2C805F1C392182255960DD4.prodny_store01-atgap01?ean=9781365232367 Download Romance eBooks by Brenda Kennedy (Some Free) https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/smoothie2003 Check out the rest of  https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/

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